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LTC Properties (LTC) Competitors

$31.64
+0.33 (+1.05%)
(As of 02:14 PM ET)

LTC vs. SVC, CXW, RLJ, PEB, DRH, INN, DHC, CLDT, UHT, and MPW

Should you be buying LTC Properties stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of LTC Properties include Service Properties Trust (SVC), CoreCivic (CXW), RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ), Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (PEB), DiamondRock Hospitality (DRH), Summit Hotel Properties (INN), Diversified Healthcare Trust (DHC), Chatham Lodging Trust (CLDT), Universal Health Realty Income Trust (UHT), and Medical Properties Trust (MPW). These companies are all part of the "specialized reits" industry.

LTC Properties vs.

LTC Properties (NYSE:LTC) and Service Properties Trust (NASDAQ:SVC) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, dividends, media sentiment, profitability, institutional ownership, community ranking and valuation.

LTC Properties has a net margin of 45.49% compared to Service Properties Trust's net margin of -1.75%. LTC Properties' return on equity of 10.25% beat Service Properties Trust's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
LTC Properties45.49% 10.25% 4.86%
Service Properties Trust -1.75%-2.50%-0.44%

LTC Properties received 41 more outperform votes than Service Properties Trust when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 56.35% of users gave LTC Properties an outperform vote while only 50.96% of users gave Service Properties Trust an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
LTC PropertiesOutperform Votes
333
56.35%
Underperform Votes
258
43.65%
Service Properties TrustOutperform Votes
292
50.96%
Underperform Votes
281
49.04%

LTC Properties currently has a consensus price target of $34.13, indicating a potential upside of 8.99%. Service Properties Trust has a consensus price target of $7.92, indicating a potential upside of 28.94%. Given Service Properties Trust's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Service Properties Trust is more favorable than LTC Properties.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
LTC Properties
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33
Service Properties Trust
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00

LTC Properties pays an annual dividend of $2.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.2%. Service Properties Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 13.0%. LTC Properties pays out 105.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Service Properties Trust pays out -400.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Service Properties Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

LTC Properties has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Service Properties Trust. Service Properties Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than LTC Properties, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
LTC Properties$197.24M6.92$89.74M$2.1614.65
Service Properties Trust$1.87B0.54-$32.78M-$0.20-30.80

In the previous week, Service Properties Trust had 10 more articles in the media than LTC Properties. MarketBeat recorded 12 mentions for Service Properties Trust and 2 mentions for LTC Properties. Service Properties Trust's average media sentiment score of 0.53 beat LTC Properties' score of 0.34 indicating that Service Properties Trust is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
LTC Properties
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Service Properties Trust
6 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

LTC Properties has a beta of 0.87, meaning that its share price is 13% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Service Properties Trust has a beta of 2.18, meaning that its share price is 118% more volatile than the S&P 500.

69.3% of LTC Properties shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.6% of Service Properties Trust shares are held by institutional investors. 2.0% of LTC Properties shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.4% of Service Properties Trust shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

LTC Properties beats Service Properties Trust on 12 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding LTC and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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LTC vs. The Competition

MetricLTC PropertiesReal estate investment trusts IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.36B$6.17B$8.10B$17.06B
Dividend Yield7.22%7.05%10.59%3.60%
P/E Ratio14.6535.6355.8321.97
Price / Sales6.926.963,591.199.89
Price / Cash10.1215.9826.7116.90
Price / Book1.432.252.354.87
Net Income$89.74M$148.50M$992.90M$965.37M
7 Day Performance0.96%-2.81%-1.78%-3.43%
1 Month Performance-1.71%-4.25%-2.35%-2.30%
1 Year Performance-9.24%-3.72%8.84%78.42%

LTC Properties Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SVC
Service Properties Trust
4.2185 of 5 stars
$6.78
+0.7%
$7.92
+16.8%
-33.3%$1.12B$1.87B-33.90N/ADividend Announcement
CXW
CoreCivic
4.2282 of 5 stars
$15.98
-0.7%
$19.00
+18.9%
+61.6%$1.78B$1.90B27.0811,194Short Interest ↓
RLJ
RLJ Lodging Trust
4.5596 of 5 stars
$11.96
+0.4%
$13.90
+16.2%
+8.8%$1.86B$1.33B37.3879Positive News
PEB
Pebblebrook Hotel Trust
1.8272 of 5 stars
$16.01
+1.5%
$14.78
-7.7%
+3.5%$1.93B$1.42B-16.5060Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
DRH
DiamondRock Hospitality
2.0559 of 5 stars
$9.63
+1.4%
$10.30
+7.0%
+10.9%$2.00B$1.07B26.7533Short Interest ↓
INN
Summit Hotel Properties
2.3285 of 5 stars
$6.62
+0.8%
N/A-5.2%$712.27M$736.13M-24.5278Short Interest ↓
DHC
Diversified Healthcare Trust
4.2492 of 5 stars
$2.74
+1.1%
$4.50
+64.2%
+120.6%$658.75M$1.41B-2.23N/ADividend Announcement
Short Interest ↓
Positive News
CLDT
Chatham Lodging Trust
3.5026 of 5 stars
$10.15
+0.9%
$14.00
+38.0%
-9.6%$496.09M$311.11M-92.2317
UHT
Universal Health Realty Income Trust
0 of 5 stars
$35.31
+3.6%
N/A-29.3%$471.12M$95.58M31.81N/AUpcoming Earnings
Positive News
MPW
Medical Properties Trust
4.0529 of 5 stars
$4.27
+4.4%
$5.60
+31.1%
-44.2%$2.56B$871.80M-4.54121Dividend Announcement
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